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seminoles and terps kick things off at noon. virginia tech heads north to take on boston college. howard looks to put the finishing touches on a great season when delaware state visits green stadium later today. navy hosts texas state bob cats and the 12th ranked oklahoma sooners pay a visit to morgan town to take on west virginia. that's your sports minute. i'm carol maloney. hope your saturday is a good one. >> carol, thanks. >>> a golden moment captured in the oval office. the u.s. women's gymnastics team stopped by the white house to visit with president obama yesterday. the fierce five were in town for a gymnastics tour. the team captured america's hearts this summer at the london olympics. they won the team all-around gold for the first time since 1996. >>> a big day for a well known comedian has people here in d.c. seeing double. >> ladies and gentlemen, one, two, me! >> steven colbert was in washington yesterday for the unveiling of his very own wax figure in northwest. colbert was born here in d.c. and hosts the colbert report on comedy central. you can see he was quite impresse
% american. his anger growing up was the catholic church. being irish catholic in boston, he needed an anchor. he was born in east boston is a kind of local royalty. everybody knew his mother's family and his father's family. his father was a prominent politician and very well respected, very well admired. a very successful businessman. joseph kennedy went to boston. he was a star. he met with the prettiest girl in boston who also happen to be the mayor's daughter. she would later marry. there is a story of the baseball team, he was class president when he went to harvard, and again, he felt part of the community. half of his class when with him to harvard and it was only when he graduated in 1912 that he understood, for the first time and not for the last what it meant to be the irish catholic son of an east boston politician. he wanted to go into banking and finance. he didn't do the job. he didn't get a job offer. he didn't get an interview. all of his friends and classmates, some of who were not as good with numbers as he was, none of who were as articulate or charming or handsome as he w
the country at similar types of multiuse venues, whether it is the boston garden, whatever that is called or united center in chicago, the hp pavillion in san jose or the current or goal arena in oakland, there is a wide variety in the number per year really ranging -- these are once anchored by sports teams really between about 100 and 250, depending on the venue. i think the notion is there are -- part is whether or not your regional area has enough capacity to maintain a multiday -- events that would happen recurrently over a lot of days or whether your market is such that a show might only come to town for a few days. depending on the market in some ways depends on the number of events. i can let rick speak about this. >> just a question in the context of the events. is that really a major consideration for this project being successful in years to come? if it is 25 events what does that -- >> thank you for the question. that is a realistic number and facility of this size and budget we are talking about to perform, that is not only a goal but something we will try to achieve. there a
of boston street at about 4:45 in the morning. the professor lived in a gated condominium community not far from where her body was discovered. neighbors say they are especially concerned, because this is the second half body found in the water in less than two months. >> a lot of people are dying in the water, but the odds seem slim. it is not very deep. i know things washed up, but you do not expect it to be bodies. >> a body was found on september 26. initially, police were investigating the death as suspicious. no other information was available. according to a facebook page, the professor got her degree from johns hopkins in 1985 after graduating from yale. she had been at hopkinson's 1994. at this point, police do not suspect foul play. we have not been able to reach the family. autopsy results should be back by the middle of next week. wbal-tv 11 news. >> things have only gotten worse between the israelis and palestinians. israel has called up 16,000 reservists for a possible ground attack on gaza. that is the same day hamas fired rockets at jerusalem for the first time. a visit by t
a little class in the joint, harvard and yale up in boston today the 129th meeting between those two, 43 with the sunshine in boston today. >> that is a good rivalry. >> we could use a little class here. >> thanks. legendary football player and coach mike ditka is recovering this morning after suffering a stroke. ditka was playing cards last night when he started to feel ill and had to be taken to the hospital. the 73-year-old told reporters he was feeling good and will be back to work soon. he is a football analyst for espn and other stations but says he won't be on the air this weekend. he had a heart attack in 1988 while coaching the bears. >>> after a season opening loss to kentucky the terps look to get on a roll to start off the year. >> carol maloney has the highlights in this morning's sports minute. >> good saturday morning everyone. we'll start with college hoops and a nonconference schedule for maryland. you know, a lot of folks called their opponent liu a cupcake. i admit i had to look them up to remember what they were called and what they're about. liu, long island universi
and talk more about it. steve is here with boston properties. how many lights are going to be lit up tonight? >> you'll see 17,000 two watt bulbs light up four buildings here at embarcadero center. >> what i love is i drive across the bay bridge even at 2a these lights light up the city. >> they will be lit until the end of the year so the 31st at new year's we'll shut them down. >> i have to tell you every time i see the embarcadero center lit up, for me, it means the holidays have begun. >> it's absolutely the kickoff. holiday season here in the bay area and you're going to have a spectacular show here tonight. >> reporter: a big show going on here tonight. and honestly, this is the night in which you start saying to everybody, happy holidays! if you want to know more about this we have it always on cbssf.com/events. but coming up at 6:00 tonight, we are going to be featuring the official countdown of the 17,000 lights right here at the embarcadero center buildings. >> it's spectacular every year. >> i love that view when you go across the bridge and you see of the skyline. >> not
schedule of live coverage of visit our web site at booktv.org. also this weekend is the 36 annual boston international book fair. the fair will feature dozens of exhibitors and display several firsts or special editions of classic novels and books. florida will host the 30 first annual key west literary seminar from january 10th through the 20th. readers can ventured to the festival to sit in on seminars or listen to several lawyers panels. discuss the foundations of writing and creativity. then in february, georgia will host the savannah book festival from the fourteenth to the seventeenth. please let us know about book fairs and festivals in your area and we will add them to the list. post them to our wall at facebook.com/booktv or e-mail us at booktv@c-span.org. >> this is a booktv live coverage of the 29th annual book fair, a full weekend of mar their panels, call ins and other events. here is the lineup for today. in just a minute dave barry, humor columnist will talk about his book lunatics. >> join be joined by will tracy of the onion, the onion book of no knowledge is their lates
. boston consulting group said overt next decade we'll see as many as 5 million manufacturing jobs come back. >> steve, isn't it very simple? companies will go to where they get paid the most and where they have to pay the least in order to do their business, right? >> david, taxes are a cost of doing business. capital goes where it's welcome. capital stays where it's well treated. if the united states becomes seen as hostile to capital, we may get some things back, but not near the prosperity we should have. make it friendly to business and business will respond, including businesses that don't even exist today. they'll spring up. >> rick? >> it's very interesting. most of the chatter that i'm hearing out of washington is really focusing more on reducing the corporate tax rates. david, as you pointed out, the president is supporting that idea. look, i only hear one sector really complaining right now about this and that's the energy sector. they're not worrying about their taxes going up. they're worrying about their subsidies being cut. they're using it as a piece of blackmail to say
of boston street at about 4:45 in the morning. ohern lived in a gated commune not far from where her body was discovered. >> it's pretty random. >> neighbors say they're especially concerned because oherns is the second body found in the water there in less than two months. >> the likelihood of dieing in that water seems slim because it's so shallow there. it's not very deep. and i mean, i know that things wash up, but you don't expect to it be bodies. >> a male body was found in the harbor there on september 26th, initially police said they were investigating the death as suspicious. no other information was available from police friday night. ohern got her graduate degree at the johns hopkins school of medicine in '85 after graduating from yale. she had been at hopkins since 1994. at this point police don't suspect foul play. ky reed, wbal tv news. >>> county prosecutors dropped all charges against a glenn bernie teen accused in a deadly shooting. states attorneys office tells us there's not enough evidence to charge 18-year-old daniel savage with the murder that happened at a party bac
con nosotros hasta mañana con un 60% tenemos nubosidad en el medio atlántico, nueva york, boston, long island, condiciones estables, esto es que no se pronostican actividades de precipitaciones, pero sí mucho frío, en el sureste tenemos nubosidad, pero no tenemos condiciones severas como en semanas anteriores, pero lo que sí contamos es que miami con 83 grados, chicago con 51 grados, el norte del país con temperaturas muy bajas, ni siquiera 50 grados, con el factor viento se siente por debajo de lo normal, las precipitaciones más fuertes fueron a tempranas horas de la mañana, nuevamente para mañana sábado, con una mejoría, el domingo cuando sí sale el sol, fuera de eso, 20 grados, houston 45, la gran manzana con 42, así finalizamos la semana dee trabajo, con 57 en los Ángeles, sígame en twitter en @jackieguerrido, y nuevamente el lunes tenemos la cita si dios lo permite en primer impacto, continuamos con más de primer impacto. >>> atención, atención, porque tenemos una importante nota de salud, porque mire usted, 5 horas de energía, más de 90 casos de emergencia por a
spotted the woman's body floating face down in the water near the 2300 block of boston street about 4:45 in the morning. ohern lived in a gated condominium community not far from where her body was discovered. it >>'s pretty random, you would think. but then one body, multiple bodies. >> neighbors are especially concerned because ohern's is the second body found in the water in less than two months. >> the likelihood of dieing in that water seems slim because it's so shallow. it's not very deep. i know that things wash up and you don't expect it to be bodies. >> a male body was found in the harbor there on september 26th. initially police say they were investigating the death as suspicious. no other information was available from police friday night. according to her facebook page, ohern got her graduate degree in '85 after graduating from yale. she had been in hopkins since 1994. at this point, police say they don't suspect foul play. ky reed reporting for wbal tv 11 news. >> baltimore city police say ten violent drug dealers are off the streets this morning, arrested during a massiv
. 70s and 80s in florida. but still chilly up in to boston 46 degrees. it's all about the rain, though. it's moving onshore. heavy rain at that, through california. and actually a series of storms will bring days and days of rain with several inches of rain each day possible through the west coast. but look at the eastern half of the country, from the plains, all the way down into the southeast, up to the northeast, we are looking for a good deal of sunshine. but a closer look at some of the rain across san francisco, moving up into northern california. we will see pockets of heavy rain, and also some mountain snow. we could see several inches of mountain snow out that way through the course of the weekend, and into early next week. but across the east coast, we are going to see a lot of sunshine, temperatures topping out in the lower 50s, and then for your sunday forecast, basically a carbon copy of today, still pretty nice across the eastern half of the country, and still dealing with more heavy rains out west. alex? >> okay, dylan dreyer, many thanks for that. >>> beating the deadli
secretary of defense. howie carr, nice to see you this morning. >> good to see you. >> there is boston guy and a massachusetts guy. is he qualified? certainly a lot of years in the military certainly a lot of years in the senate. is he he qualified. >> i suppose he is. all the old stories. the testimony from 1971 when he he said that some of his fellow soldiers were vietnam from war criminals. i really don't think that he really wants to be secretary of defense. i think i would be the secretary of state. being the secretary of defense, you know, even if he had to go through a bruising confirmation process it's going to be a thankless job in the next few years. there are going to be defense department budget cuts. you have this mess in afghanistan. and these generals are involved in scandals. i think he would rather be secretary of state. >> clearly, i think he is lobbying for that job. one that looks like is going to susan rice. either way it looks like it could open up a spot for scott brown to run there in massachusetts which we won't get into. if kerr is is the secretary of defense. wha
here. >> hike in the stephen flynn from northeastern university in boston. on the issue of new normal, i wonder picking up on david's point about the price to post-9/11, is the sort of coming to grips with the hubris we could prevent bad things from happening, this huge investment in the post-secular world arabic ere we could ideally stop risk. actually coping with that is what we really need to increase and maybe just bring it very close to home. we just had this bashing mother nature in the area, priced at around $60 billion for a risk above the basic things like when you have tunnels that are only seven feet above water. it fills up the hole and you end up with 86 million gallons of oil in the tunnel and that's not hard to predict. putting safeguards in place in recovering this may be one element of this. basically the issue is that we focus too much on trying to prevent risk instead of managing it better? >> steve tried to argue for solace, which is an interesting concept. yes, back here. >> richard downey from the center for hemispheric u.s. david, you mentioned in the election t
major city except seattle and boston. i come from a very poor, humble background and in a poor section of a poor state. i have become very successful. my grandparents and my dad, they were staunch democrat. but their philosophy was it you do not work, you do not eat. their philosophy was they detested handouts. they were proud people. this is no longer the democratic party that our parents and grandparents respected and believed in. we have an appalingly ignorant populace across this country that cannot understand simple math. you know, i can follow it. but the vast majority do not follow the math. it is too complicated for them. if there was some way you could break it down fairly simple, we are spending $10 billion a day to operate our governmetn spending. guest: all of my charts and graphs are on my senate web page. that is exactly what we're trying to do. we are trying to lay this out in simple terms as possible to show the american people that punishing success does not work. let somebody else pay the price. but the fact is it will not work. information is powerful. you have to un
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